TITLE

Wife battering: an exploration of the abuse of African women at two shelters in Johannesburg

AUTHOR(S)
Mashishi, Abner
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Society in Transition;2000, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the economic, educational and emotional status of battered wives staying at shelters NISSA Institute for Women Development and People Opposing Women Abuse in Johannesburg, South Africa. Nature of the relationship between battered women and men who abused them; Susceptibility of women to domestic violence; Recommendations for avoiding domestic violence.
ACCESSION #
3584504

 

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